Romelu Lukaku trolls Cristiano Ronaldo
Man United striker Romelu Lukaku has trolled Cristiano Ronaldo on social media.
Lukaku, who has begun his Man United career with three goals in two Premier League matches, claimed that FC Barcelona icon Leo Messi is better than the Real Madrid superstar.
The Belgium international striker revealed his opinion on social media after Ronaldo took to Instagram to complain.
Ronaldo on Instagram
On Tuesday night, Ronaldo used social media to complain about his current ban.
Cristiano Ronaldo was sent off in the Spanish Super Cup for an alleged dive, and in the aftermath of the incident Ronaldo pushed the match referee.
Referee Ricardo De Burgos included the shove incident in his official match report, writing: “After the red card, the player pushed me slightly in a sign of disagreement.”
As a result, Ronaldo was slapped with a five game ban.
Cristiano has already missed matches against Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup 2nd leg on Wednesday, and Deportivo in round one of La Liga. He’s also suspended for games against Valencia (h), Levante (h) and Real Sociedad (a).
Turning to social media to voice his thoughts on his ban, Ronaldo wrote:
One more incomprehensible decision. From injustice to injustice, they will never overthrow me.
And as always I will come back stronger. Thank you to all who have supported me.
Lukaku: Messi is better
Man United striker Romelu Lukaku chimed in in the comments section on Ronaldo’s Instagram post.
He wrote the message: “Messi is better mate….”